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DUANE EDWARDS

North Dam Mill - Biddeford, ME 04005

207-680-0833

uprightface@gmail.com

Bassist Duane Edwards is an accomplished musician currently residing in Biddeford, Maine. Duane has performed throughout New England and Canada. He studied jazz at the University of Maine at Augusta with Boston bassist Greg Loughman, Thelonious Monk Institute Award recipient Steve Grover, the composer Richard Nelson, and saxophonist Frank Mauceri. Duane has also studied with jazz heavyweight Ben Allison. He performs in a variety of groups with styles ranging from rock to jazz to cuban. His music has been featured on All About Jazz radio and across the United States. Mr. Edwards is currently on faculty with the River Tree Center for the Arts, National Music Workshops, Midtown Music, and is teaching K-5 classes how to play and compose music.

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EDUCATION

Bachelor’s of Jazz and Contemporary Music

2003 to 2007

University of Maine at Augusta Performance Concentration Graduated Magna Cum Laude

Augusta, ME

High School Diploma

1999 to 2003

Rockland District High School Graduated Cum Laude

Rockland, ME

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2009-2010 – Elementary Music Classes - Sanford Schools, Sanford, ME

2009

– Summer Music Program - Sanford Schools, Sanford, ME

2008

- Artist in Residence - Vinalhaven School, Vinalhaven ME

2006

to present - Private Instruction (Acoustic & Electric Bass, Guitar, Ensemble)

River Tree Center for the Arts – Kennebunkport, ME National Music Workshops – Portland, ME Midtown Music – Biddeford, ME

2002-2003 - Assistant Teacher - Rockland District Middle School, Rockland, ME

PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE (ABRIDGED)

MJ Stockbridge Trio - Saco, ME – 2009 to present Primo Cubano - Brunswick, ME - 2008 to present The Evan King Group - Portland, ME - 2008 to present

Jazzy Chaz / Tom DelRossi Quartet - Augusta, ME - 2004 to present The Frank Mauceri Quartet / Jazz For a New Society - Brunswick, ME - 2007 to present

Johnny No Shoes - Hallowell, ME - 2006 to present

Freelance Jazz Gigs - 2005 to present University of Maine at Augusta Jazz on Tour Ensemble - Augusta ME - 2006 to 2007 University of Maine at Augusta Café Ensemble - Augusta, ME - 2005

REFERENCES

Greg Loughman

Contact: 1-(617)-851-3825

Steve Grover

Contact: 1-(207)-462-1876